1851 census Living in Dover St Mary, Kent EdwardPilcher 66 b Ivy Church Kent Sophia 67 b Folesbury Sussex
in 1841 Sophia 57 living with Ann Jones 52 and Sarah Jones 9 Brading, Isle of Wight,East Medina Liberty, Hampshire Sophia not b in county which goes along with 1851
Edward PELCHER55 is livng with other coast guardmen in Shanklin, Isle of Wight, East Medina Liberty
Registration started in 1837 but did not become compulsory till much later so many were not recorded. He may have died at sea or the family too poor to register the death,Does Sophia's death say anything about Edward, like "late" or the like meaning he was already died?
do you need Edward b 1812 census returns
Found his family in 1861 although he not with them.
Elizabeth Pelcher 46 Harriett Pelcher 20 Alice Pelcher 16 Harry Pelcher 14 Trevor Pelcher 12 Alfred Pelcher 9 Rebecca W Pelcher 1 Elizabeth Warder 76
Edward Pilcher 39 Elizabeth Pilcher 59 Harry Pilcher 21 Alfred Pilcher 17 Trevor Pilcher 19 Rebecca Pilcher 11
***************** 1881 Trevor Pilcher 30 ships cook Sussanah E. Pilcher 26 Norah S/L. E. Pilcher5 months
Trevor Pilcher 50 ships cook Susannah Pilcher 46 bEast Cowes Louisa Pilcher 20 dressmaker, b Yarmouth Benjamin Pilcher 18 boatbuilder apprentice, b E Cowes Helen Pilcher 15 dressmaker app. B E Cowes IOW Susan Chiaman 4 niece b Horndale Middsx
Marriages Dec 1879 CHISMANSusannah ElizabethI. Wight2b 1147 PilcherTrevorIsle Of Wight2b 1147